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Belmont Library provides free tax services

Belmont Library provides free tax services

Taisiia Yakovenko, Staff Writer

February 28, 2019


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The beginning of spring brings a sense of anxiety as Tax Day approaches and many individuals become stressed out by their tax reports. In order to aid taxpayers, the Belmont Library provided a free service that allows locals to ensure their taxes are filed correctly. “We partnered with American ...

California cigarette tax increase goes into effect

California cigarette tax increase goes into effect

Camille Dunning, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017


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The new tax increase on tobacco products went into effect on Saturday, April 1.   This measure was part of California’s Proposition 56, approved by voters on Nov. 8, 2016.  The proposition won among voters by almost a 30 percent margin. In 2016, the tobacco tax amounted to 87 cents per pack of t...

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